|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Michigan City is 32,033. Michigan City, Indiana is the 1,230th largest city in the US.
Michigan City is located entirely in LaPorte County.
The peak population of Michigan City was in 1990, when its population was 33,989. In 1990, Michigan City was the 807th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,230th largest city in the US. Michigan City is currently 5.8% smaller than it was in 1990.
Michigan City has shrunk 2.5% since the year 2000. Michigan City, Indiana's growth is extremely below average. 84% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Michigan City has a population density of 1,607.1 people per square mile.
|1224||Bluffton, South Carolina||32,191||1300.8%|
|1229||Elk Grove Village, Illinois||32,066||-7.7%|
|1230||Michigan City, Indiana||32,033||-2.5%|
|1232||North Olmsted, Ohio||31,991||-6.1%|
|1234||Rome, New York||31,974||-8.3%|
|1235||Juneau city and, Alaska||31,973||4.2%|
|1236||Garner, North Carolina||31,935||69.5%|
The total voting age population of Michigan City, Indiana, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 23,515. The voting age population is 51.9% male and 48.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.2% of the residents of Michigan City are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Michigan City are 61.8% White, 29.4% Black, 6.2% Two or more races, 1.6% Other, 0.8% Asian and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 6.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Michigan City, 24.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 43.5%. On a per-household basis, 20.5% of families are below the poverty line in Michigan City.
Among those aged 16 and older, 55.9% of Michigan City residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 86.6% of Michigan City residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 16.0% have a bachelor's degree and 5.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Michigan City residents aged 5 and older, 3.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Michigan City is 8.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Michigan City, 10.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Michigan City is $40,631.
In Michigan City, 53.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 46.2% of housing units in Michigan City.
Of all the housing units in Michigan City, 24.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Michigan City, 10.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,500 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Michigan City is $752.
In Michigan City, 74.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.